Diesel lack hinders Argentina wheat, soy farmers


BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 31 (Reuters) - A shortage of diesel fuel for trucks and farm machinery is hindering wheat seedings and progress on the soybean harvest in parts of Argentina, farm and transport groups said on Wednesday. Argentina, the world's No. 3 soy producer, is wrapping up the 2005/06 soy harvest, forecast at a record 40 million tonnes. Meanwhile, farmers have begun to seed the 2006/07 wheat crop in Argentina, one of the world's top five exporters. Energy companies say ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Diesel lack hinders Argentina wheat, soy farmers" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Feb 10, 2017

Volvo V60 Polestar 2.0L Turbo/Supercharged DOHC 4-cyl. -- 2017 Award Acceptance

Stefan Hermelin, general manager-Monitoring & Concept Center, accepts Volvo Cars' award at the 2017 Wards 10 Best Engines ceremony....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×